Jerrold A. Olanoff

Jerrold A. Olanoff

Of Counsel
Woburn, Massachusetts

Speaking Engagements:

Over the course of the last 45 years practicing construction law, Mr. Olanoff has participated in numerous panels and seminars on construction law for various organizations, continuing legal education and professional associations.

Alternative Dispute Resolution Experience:

Has acted as arbitrator (solo and as part of panel) and mediator in numerous construction disputes.

Professional Highlights:

Has litigated thousands of construction-related disputes in state and federal courts and before arbitration panels and has represented parties in numerous mediations, both in private and public buildings and heavy construction. Has briefed and argued cases in the Appeals Court and the Supreme Judicial Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.


Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1965
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1965


  • Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • LL.M. - 1964
  • Columbia Law School, New York, New York
    • LL.B. - 1961
  • Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    • A.B. - 1958

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale Hubbell National Law Directory AV Rating

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • American Arbitration Association - National Panel of Construction Arbitrators and Mediators
  • Certified Mediator